December 2018

From this Issue

'I’ve climbed Mount Rainier, but one of my greatest experiences here in the Northwest was climbing the south rim of Mount St. Helens and then skiing back down.'

Sawyer satisfies without taking itself too seriously.

The Great Seattle Fire in 1889

The fire started on June 6, 1889 and raged for 18 hours

Bellevue, Washington is on the list for income inequaltiy

Here are figures for Washington cities with populations greater than 60,000.

Seattle Denny Substation

The substation provides a new model for community engagement.

Traffic downtown is only going to get worse. Can we toll our way out of the mess?

"It takes about 30 plastic water bottles to create one hand."

Billie Wildrick on directing 'Annie' in today's climate.

Here's a list of local products you can buy while the rest of us continue to dream

Founded in 1983, Metagenics produces nutritional supplements, medical foods and lifestyle programs to help people achieve their health goals.

The company uses two buildings in Burlington and about 80 feet of a dock in Anacortes to display its boats.

Company values include providing strong, customer-oriented service and honoring its 400 employees, including about 150 in Washington.

Leslie Helm, Seattle Business magazine’s former editor, leads quietly and generously.

The company has more than 330 employees, including 130 in Yakima.

The company operates a restaurant and bakery, a gift shop and 15 acres of display gardens.

"I remain a strong believer in Seattle and am thankful I had the privilege of covering its many fascinating leaders and businesses during the past decade — a time of extraordinary growth and change."